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SessionShort TitleTitleStatute Number
1781Dublin city improvementTo revive and amend an act passed in the 17th and 18th years of his present majesty's reign entitled an act for the further improvement of the city of Dublin, in the manner therein mentioned.21 & 22 George III c.12
1781Privilege of parliamentFor making perpetual an act made in the 12th year of his present majesty entitled an act for further preventing delays of justice by reason of privilege of parliament.Not Enacted
1781Privilege of parliamentFor continuing for a limited time an act made in the 12th year of his present majesty entitled an act for further preventing delays of justice by reason of privilege of parliament.Not Enacted
1781Trials by nisi prius in DublinFor enlarging the time for trials by nisi prius in the city of Dublin and county of Dublin, and for making the process of the court of exchequer more effectual against persons who, being served therewith, refuse to appear.21 & 22 George III c.18
1781AttorniesTo explain and amend an act passed in the 13th and 14th years of his majesty's reign entitled an act for the better regulation of the admission and practice of attornies.Not Enacted
1781TithesTo enable the clergy to issue process or execution for debts due to them for tithes or dues under the sum of 5.21 & 22 George III c.31
1781Quieting possessions held under English or British acts of parliamentFor quieting possessions held under English or British acts of parliament.Not Enacted
1781Leases by schoolsTo enable the governors of any of the schools founded in this kingdom to make long leases of such lands as have been granted for the support of the said schools, and are situate in counties of cities and counties of towns.21 & 22 George III c.27
1781Intermarriage between persons of different religious persuasionsFor allowing his majesty's subjects of different religious persuasions to intermarry with each other.Not Enacted
1781Relief of sheriffs from whom prisoners for debt rescuedFor the relief of sheriffs from whom prisoners for debt shall be rescued in their removal by virtue of writs of habeas corpus in such cases where the said sheriffs shall appear to have been guilty of no neglect or default.21 & 22 George III c.34
1781Crown debtsFor the more speedy and effectual recovery of the king's debts.21 & 22 George III c.20
1781Prosecutions for felonyFor the furtherance of justice, by affording relief to prosecutors for grand or petty larceny or other felony, and by allowing to poor persons bound to give evidence in such cases their reasonable charges and expenses.Not Enacted
1781Preservation of gameFor the better preservation of the game.21 & 22 George III c.53
1781Road from Clonmel, Co. Tipperary, to Urlingford, Co. KilkennyTo amend an act entitled an act for repairing the road leading from the town of Clonmel in the county of Tipperary, through the towns of Fethard and Killinall in the said county, to the town of Urlingford in the county of Kilkenny.Not Enacted
1781Prisoners for feesFor discharging all prisoners now confined in the several gaols of this kingdom for fees only.21 & 22 George III c.41
1781Representation of the people in parliamentFor the more equal representation of the people in parliament.Not Enacted
1781Poynings' lawFor declaring the sole and exclusive right of the Irish parliament to make laws in all cases whatsoever, internal and external, for the kingdom of Ireland.Not Enacted
1781Wreck and salvageTo amend and explain the several laws now in force in this kingdom relative to wreck and salvage.Not Enacted
1781Stealing of iron palisadoesTo prevent the stealing of iron palisadoes.Not Enacted
1781Qualification of office holdersTo regulate the qualification of persons appointed to offices in this kingdom, wherein two or more grantees act under grant, commission or appointment.21 & 22 George III c.33
1781AttorniesTo amend the laws relative to the practice of attornies, and to the mode of recovering their demands against their clients.Not Enacted
1781Outlawries in civil actionsFor the amendment of the law, with respect to outlawries in civil actions.Not Enacted
1781Tithe commutationFor the commutation of tithes.Not Enacted
1781Coal tradeTo amend an act entitled an act to prevent the excessive price of coals.Not Enacted
1781Bishops' leasesTo enable archbishops, bishops and other ecclesiastical persons to make leases for any number of years not exceeding 61.Not Enacted
1781Army regulation ('mutiny')To amend, explain and limit an act entitled an act for the better accommodation and regulation of his majesty's army in this kingdom.Not Enacted
1781Hawkers and pedlars, and English Protestant schoolsFor licensing hawkers and pedlars, and for the encouragement of English Protestant schools, and for such other purposes as are therein mentioned.21 & 22 George III c.14
1781MutinyFor punishing mutiny and desertion, and for the better payment of the army and their quarters.Not Enacted
1781Church repairs, and FernsTo oblige churchwardens to account pursuant to an act for the better keeping churches in repair, and to make the cathedral church of Ferns the parish church of the parish of Ferns.21 & 22 George III c.52
1781Remitting of prisoners to places where crimes committedTo amend an act entitled an act for the remitting of prisoners with their indictments by the justices of his majesty's court of king's bench to the places where the crimes were committed.21 & 22 George III c.51
1781Dissolving marriage of Richard Gibbings and Alice HydeTo dissolve the marriage of Richard Gibbings, clerk, with Alice Gibbings, otherwise Hyde, his now wife, and to enable him to marry again.21 & 22 George III c.7 (private)
1781John KnoxFor vesting the real, freehold and personal estates of John Knox, esquire, in trustees, for discharging a debt due to his majesty.Not Enacted
1781Paving and nuisances in DublinFor better paving the squares, streets, lanes, courts, alleys, quays and bridges within the limits or circuit of the circular or environ, whether within the county of Dublin or within the city and county of the city of Dublin, and the liberties thereof, except such parts of the barony of Donore as lie within the limits of said road, and for other purposes relative to the said city and county of the city of Dublin, and the liberties thereof, and for preventing and removing annoyances, obstructions and nuisances within the same.Not Enacted
1781Paving and nuisances in DublinFor paving the streets, lanes and other places in the city and county of the city of Dublin, and liberties thereof, and for preventing and removing obstructions and annoyances within the same, and for other purposes.21 & 22 George III c.60
1781Ransoming of shipsTo prohibit the ransoming of ships or vessels captured from his majesty's subjects of this kingdom, and of the merchandise or goods on board such ships or vessels.21 & 22 George III c.54
1781JuriesTo regulate the attendance of persons returned to serve on grand and petty juries.Not Enacted
1781Liberty of the subjectFor better securing the liberty of the subject.21 & 22 George III c.11
1781James NicholsonFor vesting certain lands and premises therein mentioned, the estate of James Nicholson, esquire, in trustees for the sale of a competent part of the said estate for the payment of debts, and for settling such parts of the said estate as shall remain unsold.Not Enacted
1781Roads from Dublin to Mullingar, from Chapelizod to Dublin and from Nenagh, Co. Tipperary, to O'Brien's Bridge, Co. ClareFor the more effectual carrying into execution the several laws relating to the turnpike road leading from the city of Dublin to Mullingar, and for enabling the trustees of said road to widen and make more convenient the approaches from the town of Chapelizod to the city of Dublin, and for other purposes, and for correcting a mistake in an act passed in the last session of parliament in this kingdom entitled an act for making a turnpike road from Nenagh in the county of Tipperary to O'Brien's Bridge in the county of Clare.21 & 22 George III c.39
1781Securities by mortgageTo amend an act entitled an act for rendering securities by mortgage more effectual.Not Enacted
1781Nicholas LysaghtFor vesting lands and tenements in the county of Limerick, part of the estate of Nicholas Lysaght in the city of Cork, esquire, in trustees, for raising money to pay and discharge certain debts and encumbrances affecting the said Nicholas Lysaght.21 & 22 George III c.2 (private)
1781Free schoolsTo amend the laws for the erecting and regulating of free schools.21 & 22 George III c.28
1781Police in DublinFor the further improvement and regulation of the police of the city and county of the city of Dublin, the franchises and parts of the county of Dublin adjacent thereto.Not Enacted
1781Vexatious arrestsTo explain and amend an act entitled an act to prevent vexatious and frivolous arrests, and for other purposes.21 & 22 George III c.61
1781MutinyFor punishing mutiny and desertion, and for the better payment of the army and their quarters, as also for the repeal of an act entitled an act for the better accommodation and regulation of his majesty's army in this kingdom.21 & 22 George III c.43
1781AnnuitiesTo remove certain doubts which have been conceived concerning the construction of three several acts of parliament for granting annuities to such persons as should voluntarily subscribe the sums therein respectively mentioned.21 & 22 George III c.30
1781FisheriesTo explain and amend the acts made for the encouragement of the fisheries of this kingdom, and for promoting the good ends proposed by the said laws.21 & 22 George III c.37
1781RevenueFor continuing and amending several laws relating to his majesty's revenue, and for the more effectually preventing of frauds therein, and for such other purposes as are therein mentioned.21 & 22 George III c.15
1781Site for Custom House in DublinFor vesting in his majesty, his heirs and successors certain premises in the city of Dublin therein mentioned for the purpose of erecting a custom house thereon, with proper accommodations suitable to the trade of the said city and sufficient for the collection of his majesty's revenue.21 & 22 George III c.19
1781Wide streets in Dublin, and coal trade in DublinFor the improvement of the city of Dublin by making wide and convenient passages through the same, and for regulating the coal trade therein.21 & 22 George III c.17
1781Lottery officesTo amend an act entitled an act for licensing and regulating lottery offices and for other purposes therein mentioned, made in the 19th and 20th years of his present majesty's reign.21 & 22 George III c.38
1781Relief of protestant dissenters called secedersFor the relief of his majesty's dissenting subjects called seceders.21 & 22 George III c.57
1781Regulation of gaols, and sessions of the peaceFor enforcing the due execution of the laws now in being, and for the better regulating the public gaols and prisons in this kingdom, and providing necessary accommodations for the persons confined therein, and for the more effectual administration of justice at sessions, and by justices of the peace in cities and counties of cities within this kingdom.21 & 22 George III c.42
1781Qualification of members of parliamentFor securing the freedom of parliaments, by the further qualifying members to sit in the house of commons.Not Enacted
1781Relief of creditors of Richard GoreFor the relief of the creditors of the Honourable Richard Gore.Not Enacted
1781Insolvent debtorsFor relief of insolvent debtors.Not Enacted
1781Regulating parliament electionsTo explain and amend an act entitled an act for the more effectually preventing the multiplying votes at elections of members to serve in parliament for boroughs, where the right of voting is vested in the Protestant inhabitants in general, or Protestant inhabitants and others.21 & 22 George III c.63
1781Popish educationFor the better regulating the education of Papists or persons professing the Popish religion.Not Enacted
1781Rendering conformity from Popish to Protestant religion easierTo render the manner of conforming from the Popish to the Protestant religion more easy and expeditious.21 & 22 George III c.26
1781Relief for those professing the Popish religionFor the further relief of his majesty's subjects of this kingdom professing the Popish religion.21 & 22 George III c.24
1781Bank of IrelandFor establishing a bank by the name of the Governors and Company of the Bank of Ireland.21 & 22 George III c.16
1781Qualification of office holders under act to prevent further growth of PoperyFor allowing further time to persons in offices or employments to qualify themselves pursuant to an act entitled an act to prevent the further growth of Popery.21 & 22 George III c.7
1781Francis, Viscount Glerawley; Arthur Annesley; Arthur Plunkett, called earl of FingalRatifying an agreement made between Francis Charles, Lord Viscount Glerawley, and Arthur Annesley, esquire, and Arthur James Plunkett, esquire, commonly called earl of Fingal, touching the lands of Killallon in the county of Meath, and for other purposes.21 & 22 George III c.1 (private)
1781Regulating parliament electionsTo explain and amend an act passed in the 11th year of the reign of his present majesty entitled an act to regulate the trials of controverted elections, or returns of members to serve in parliament.21 & 22 George III c.10
1781Corn tradeFor better regulating the corn trade of this kingdom.21 & 22 George III c.36
1781Tenure of judges' employmentFor making the commissions of judges to continue quam diu se bene gesserint.Not Enacted
1781Tenure of judges' employment and impartial administration of justiceFor securing the independency of judges and the impartial administration of justice.21 & 22 George III c.50
1781Drawbacks and bountiesFor regulating drawbacks and bounties, preventing the export of manufacturing utensils, except to Great Britain, for encouraging the import of organzined silk, and of goods from certain places therein named.21 & 22 George III c.9
1781Partnerships and promotion of tradeTo promote the trade and manufactures, by regulating and encouraging partnerships.21 & 22 George III c.46
1781Linen, hemp and flax seedTo promote the linen and hempen manufactures by increasing the supply of Irish flax seed, and encouraging the export of linens and sail cloth, and for other purposes therein mentioned.21 & 22 George III c.8
1781Additional dutyFor granting unto his majesty an additional duty on beer, ale, wine, hides and other goods and merchandises therein mentioned, and for prohibiting the importation of all gold and silver lace, and of all cambrics and lawns, except of the manufacture of Great Britain, and of all hops, except of the growth of Great Britain and the British plantations, and of all glass, except from Great Britain.21 & 22 George III c.1
1781Duties on stamped vellum, parchment and paperFor granting to his majesty, his heirs and successors several duties upon stamped vellum, parchment and paper.21 & 22 George III c.3
1781Government loanFor granting unto his majesty the several aids, duties, rates, impositions and taxes therein particularly expressed to be applied to the payment of the interest of the sums therein provided for, and towards the discharge of the said principal sums in such manner as therein is directed, and for such other purposes as are therein mentioned.21 & 22 George III c.2
1781Advancement of trade and dutiesFor the advancement of trade, and for granting to his majesty, his heirs and successors the several duties therein mentioned.21 & 22 George III c.5
1781Tobacco trade, and dutiesFor regulating and extending the tobacco trade, and for granting to his majesty, his heirs and successors the duties therein mentioned.21 & 22 George III c.4
1781Flax seed and linenFor encouraging the growth of Irish flax seed, and discontinuing the bounties on imported flax seed, and giving bounties on exported linens and other articles.Not Enacted
1781Sugar trade and dutiesFor regulating the sugar trade, and granting to his majesty, his heirs and successors the several duties therein mentioned.21 & 22 George III c.6
1781LinenFor prohibiting the use of lime in bleaching, regulating seal masters of linens, encouraging the home manufacture of ashes for bleachers' use, enlarging and rendering more commodious the Linen Hall in the city of Dublin, and other purposes therein mentioned.21 & 22 George III c.35
1781West Indian imports and sugar tradeTo allow the importation of goods of the growth or produce or manufacture of St Christopher's, Nevis and Montserrat upon the like duties as are payable on the importation of British plantation goods, and to amend an act passed this session of parliament entitled an act for regulating the sugar trade, and for granting to his majesty, his heirs and successors the duties therein mentioned.21 & 22 George III c.55
1781Tobacco tradeTo permit the importation of British plantation tobacco from any port or place either in America or in the West Indies or in Europe during the present hostilities.21 & 22 George III c.56
1781Regulating parliament electionsFor the more effectually preventing the multiplying of votes at elections of members to serve in parliament for boroughs where the right of voting is vested in the Protestant inhabitants in general, or Protestant inhabitants and others.21 & 22 George III c.21
1781Roads in Co. DublinFor making, widening and repairing public roads in the county of Dublin, and for repealing parts of several acts formerly made for that purpose.Not Enacted
1781Popish education and guardianshipTo allow persons professing the Popish religion to teach school in this kingdom, and for regulating the education of Papists, and also to repeal parts of several laws relative to the guardianship of their children.21 & 22 George III c.62
1781Withdrawal of troops from IrelandFor sparing to his majesty, to be drawn out of this kingdom whenever his majesty shall think fit, a force not exceeding 5,000 men, part of the troops appointed to remain in this kingdom for its defence.21 & 22 George III c.58
1781Arthur, Sarah and William CooperFor the sale of a competent part of the settled estates of Arthur Cooper, esquire, Sarah Cooper, otherwise Carlton, and William Henry Cooper, for the payment of debts and other encumbrances affecting the same, and for other purposes therein mentioned.21 & 22 George III c.4 (private)
1781Edmond, Viscount MountgarrettFor confirming and establishing an agreement made between the Right Honourable Edmond, Lord Viscount Mountgarrett, as well on behalf of himself as on behalf of his sons, the Honourable Edmond Butler, the Honourable Somerset Richard Butler, the Honourable Henry Butler and the Honourable Pierce Butler, of the one part, and the Honourable and Reverend Richard Butler and the Honourable Simon Butler, of the other part, concerning certain parts of the real estate whereof Edmond, Lord Viscount Mountgarrett, their grandfather, and Edmond, Lord Viscount Mountgarrett, their father were in the lifetimes respectively seised, and for putting an end to all controversies respecting the same, and for other purposes therein mentioned.21 & 22 George III c.3 (private)
1781Woollen manufactureFor repealing so much of an act made in the 17th and 18th years of the reign of King CharlesII entitled an act for the true making of all sorts of cloth called the old and new drapery, and the true searching and sealing thereof by his majesty's alnager within this kingdom, and also so much of an act made in the 19th and 20th years of his present majesty's reign entitled an act for the better regulation of the woollen manufacture of this kingdom, as relate to the new drapery, cottons and stockings, and for other purposes.21 & 22 George III c.23
1781Inland fisheriesFor regulating the inland fisheries of this kingdom.Not Enacted
1781Redress of erroneous judgementsFor redress of erroneous judgements, orders and decrees.21 & 22 George III c.49
1781Infirmaries and hospitalsFor extending the provisions of an act passed in this kingdom in the 6th year of the reign of his present majesty entitled an act for erecting and establishing public infirmaries or hospitals in this kingdom.21 & 22 George III c.13
1781Regulation of gaols, and sessions of the peaceFor enforcing the due execution of the laws now in being, and for the better regulating the public gaols and prisons n this kingdom, and for providing necessary accommodations for the persons confined therein, and for the more effectual administration of justice at sessions of justices of the peace in cities and counties of cities within this kingdom.Not Enacted
1781Road from Kilkenny to Clonmel, and for relief of Richard Gore, Anne Gore and Henry WallisFor continuing and amending an act entitled an act for the more effectually repairing and amending the road leading from the city of Kilkenny to the town of Clonmel, and for discharging the said road from all encumbrances by fraud affecting the same, and for relief of Richard Gore, esquire, and Anne, his wife, administrators of William Gore, esquire, deceased, and of John Wallis, esquire, administrator, with the will annexed of Henry Wallis, esquire, deceased.Not Enacted
1781Continuing temporary statutesFor reviving, continuing and amending several temporary statutes.21 & 22 George III c.40
1781Road from Kilkenny to ClonmelTo continue and amend the acts now in force for making and repairing the roads leading from the city of Kilkenny to the town of Clonmel.21 & 22 George III c.64
1781Insolvent debtorsFor the relief of insolvent persons under a certain description.21 & 22 George III c.59
1781Bread and other pricesFor amending, altering and continuing an act entitled an act for regulating the price and assize of bread, and preventing frauds and impositions in the sale of flour, and other articles sold by weight or measure in the county of Dublin.21 & 22 George III c.29
1781Limiting placemen in parliamentFor securing the freedom of parliament, by limiting the number of placemen to sit in the house of commons.Not Enacted
1781Excluding revenue officers from parliamentFor better securing the freedom of election of members to serve in parliament by disabling certain officers employed in the collection or management of his majesty's revenues from giving their votes at such elections.Not Enacted
1781Marine forces regulationFor the regulation of his majesty's marine forces while on shore.21 & 22 George III c.44
1781Provision trade and combinationsTo explain and amend an act made in the 19th and 20th years of his present majesty entitled an act for regulating the curing and preparing provisions, and for preventing combinations among the several tradesmen employed in making up such provisions, and for regulating the butter trade in the city of Dublin, and for other purposes therein mentioned.21 & 22 George III c.22
1781Freeholders' registrationFor the more effectual registering of freeholders.Not Enacted
1781James Carrique PonsonbyFor vesting in trustees the settled estate of James Carrique Ponsonby, esquire, in the county of Limerick, and certain parts of his unsettled estate in the county of Kerry, in order to be sold or mortgaged for the payment of his debts, and for settling certain parts of the unsettled estate of the said James Carrique Ponsonby, in the said county of Kerry, in the place and stead of the said estate, so to be sold or mortgaged as aforesaid, and for other purposes.21 & 22 George III c.5 (private)
1781Freeholders' registrationFor the more effectually registering freeholders.Not Enacted
1781Bishops' leasesFor the further and immediate improvement of this kingdom by enabling archbishops, bishops and other ecclesiastical persons and corporations to make leases for lives and years.Not Enacted
1781Relief of creditors of Broghill Newburgh and Henry ArchdallFor the relief of the creditors of Broghill Newburgh and Henry Archdall.21 & 22 George III c.6 (private)
1781Relief of Protestant DissentersFor the relief of Protestant Dissenters in certain matters therein contained.21 & 22 George III c.25
1781Badging of poorTo explain and amend an act passed in the 11th and 12th years of his present majesty entitled an act for badging such poor as shall be found unable to support themselves by labour, and otherwise providing for and for restraining such as shall be found able to support themselves by labour or industry from begging.21 & 22 George III c.45
1781Poynings' law (Barry Yelvertons act)To regulate the manner of passing bills, and to prevent delays in summoning of parliaments.21 & 22 George III c.47
1781Summary hearings for small debtsFor amending the several acts made in this kingdom for recovery of small debts in a summary way before the judges of assize.Not Enacted
1781BarristersTo regulate the admissions of barristers-at-law.21 & 22 George III c.32
1781Poynings' lawFor the better certifying bills into Great Britain.Not Enacted
1781Extension of English statutesFor extending certain of the provisions contained in an act entitled an act for confirming all the statutes made in England.21 & 22 George III c.48
1781Marriage of lunaticsTo prevent the marriage of lunatics.Not Enacted
1781MutinyFor punishing mutiny and desertion.Not Enacted
1781Recovery of secured debtsFor making the recovery of debts secured by judgment, statute staple or recognizance more effectual.Not Enacted
1781Continuing temporary statutes, Dublin ballast office, Co. Waterford gaol and court house, churchwardens' accountsFor continuing several temporary statutes and for preventing of improper and unskilful persons being chosen into the management of the ballast office in the city of Dublin for appointing certain persons commissioners for carrying on the building of a gaol and court house for the county of Waterford and to oblige church wardens to account pursuant to an act for the better keeping churches in repair.Not Enacted
1781Retrenchment and reduction of useless officesFor the retrenchment of the national expenses, and for the reduction of useless offices, boards and sinecure places, pensions and additional salaries.Not Enacted
1781Escape of convictsFor the better preventing the escape of convicts and others out of the hands of justice.Not Enacted